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Hi! I’m Anne.

I’m a reader,
and dedicated bookworm.

As a critic I’ve got a steady supply of books to enjoy and discuss, so I share my bookish thoughts with just about anyone who will listen.

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Video Book Review: One Brother Shy by Terry Fallis

Video Book Review: One Brother Shy by Terry Fallis

So I shot this video on vacation in a rental home, therefore the lighting is terrible and the sound is echo-ey. My bad. Oh, and Smokey isn't with me, because my husband draws the line at taking our cats on vacation with us (sigh). I'm reviewing Terry Fallis's latest...

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Book Review: The Change Room by Karen Connelly

Book Review: The Change Room by Karen Connelly

Oohhhh boy. I'm struggling with how I'm going to word this review because The Change Room by Karen Connelly is full of...sex. A lot of it. Not like, harlequin romance sex where almost every other page is full of sweaty bodies, but like, at least 5 fairly descriptive...

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Radio Segment: Bleak and Bleaker

Radio Segment: Bleak and Bleaker

My latest segment for the CBC focused on memoirs, two in particular. You can listen to it here. Bleaker House by Nell Stevens (which Smokey has read and adored) and You Don't Have to Say You Love Me by Sherman Alexie. After listening to the recording just now, I've...

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